The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 37 45 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 22 19 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.64% 2.65% 5.42%
As % of the System Software category 20.56% 38.78% 47.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 19
Median daily rate £395 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.87% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £191 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +34.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
107 49 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.72% 6.84% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 24 39
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £255 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 7
Median hourly rate £10.58 £14.76 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.36% -1.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £12.00 £12.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £16.14 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.75% -

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (74.29%) Windows
3 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
3 19 (54.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (45.71%) ITIL
4 16 (45.71%) Red Hat
5 15 (42.86%) Linux
6 13 (37.14%) CentOS
6 13 (37.14%) Capacity Management
7 12 (34.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
8 11 (31.43%) Hyper-V
8 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
8 11 (31.43%) ITIL V2
8 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (31.43%) vCloud
8 11 (31.43%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
9 10 (28.57%) SCCM
10 9 (25.71%) Change Management
10 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (25.71%) MS Office
10 9 (25.71%) Cisco
10 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
11 8 (22.86%) vRealize
11 8 (22.86%) Docker
11 8 (22.86%) Puppet
11 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.29%) IIS
2 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Office
2 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) IaaS
2 2 (5.71%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) Firewall
2 7 (20.00%) DHCP
2 7 (20.00%) DNS
3 6 (17.14%) LAN
3 6 (17.14%) SAN
3 6 (17.14%) WAN
4 2 (5.71%) NAS
5 1 (2.86%) BIG-IP
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.86%) HTTP
5 1 (2.86%) Internet
5 1 (2.86%) IPsec
5 1 (2.86%) Network Security
5 1 (2.86%) SSL
5 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.86%) VPN
5 1 (2.86%) Wireless
5 1 (2.86%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Big Data
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Specialist
2 5 (14.29%) Administrator
2 5 (14.29%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Architect
2 5 (14.29%) Automation Specialist
2 5 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (11.43%) Data Centre Specialist
3 4 (11.43%) VMWare Administrator
3 4 (11.43%) Wintel Administrator
3 4 (11.43%) Wintel Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Wintel Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Active Directory Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.71%) EMC Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Server Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Clustering
1 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Replication
3 2 (5.71%) PKI
4 1 (2.86%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) Linux
3 13 (37.14%) CentOS
4 12 (34.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
7 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (8.57%) AIX
9 2 (5.71%) Unix
10 1 (2.86%) Solaris
10 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.86%) Windows NT
10 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) ITIL
2 13 (37.14%) Capacity Management
3 11 (31.43%) ITIL V2
4 10 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (25.71%) Change Management
6 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
8 3 (8.57%) Network Design
8 3 (8.57%) Performance Management
8 3 (8.57%) Server Virtualisation
9 2 (5.71%) Migration
9 2 (5.71%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
10 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.86%) ERP
10 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
10 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.86%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
3 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (17.14%) DV Cleared
6 5 (14.29%) CCNA
6 5 (14.29%) CCNP
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (14.29%) MCSA
7 3 (8.57%) MCSE
8 2 (5.71%) VCP5
9 1 (2.86%) CCA
9 1 (2.86%) CCAA
9 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
1 11 (31.43%) Hyper-V
1 11 (31.43%) vCloud
1 11 (31.43%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (22.86%) Docker
3 6 (17.14%) ISA Server
4 5 (14.29%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (14.29%) UAG
5 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (8.57%) vSphere
6 2 (5.71%) PowerHA
6 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.86%) XenApp
7 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) SCCM
2 8 (22.86%) Puppet
2 8 (22.86%) vRealize
3 4 (11.43%) SCOM
4 3 (8.57%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (8.57%) vMotion
5 1 (2.86%) AppDNA
5 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.86%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
3 16 (45.71%) Red Hat
4 9 (25.71%) Cisco
5 6 (17.14%) Forcepoint
6 4 (11.43%) CheckPoint
7 3 (8.57%) Blue Coat
7 3 (8.57%) EMC
7 3 (8.57%) HP
7 3 (8.57%) IBM
7 3 (8.57%) NetApp
7 3 (8.57%) Nimsoft
7 3 (8.57%) Remedy
7 3 (8.57%) Veeam
7 3 (8.57%) Veritas
8 2 (5.71%) Citrix
8 2 (5.71%) Computacenter
9 1 (2.86%) Dell
9 1 (2.86%) Intel
9 1 (2.86%) Juniper